Quotes by Archie Shepp

About Archie Shepp:

Archie Shepp is an American jazz saxophonist. Shepp is best known for his passionately Afrocentric music of the late 1960s, which focused on highlighting the injustices faced by African Americans, as well as for his work with the New York Contemporary Five, Horace Parlan, and his collaborations with his "New Thing" contemporaries, most notably Cecil Taylor and John Coltrane.

Author Bio

  • NameArchie Shepp
  • DescriptionAmerican musician
  • BornMay 24, 1937
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionComposer; Saxophonist; Jazz Musician